A festival to announce the start of the Mt. Fuji climbing season
On June 30th, on the day prior to the "opening" of Mt. Fuji, the annual "Kaizan-zenyasai" festival is held in Fujiyoshida City. Fuji-ko parishioners parade with local citizens from Kanadorii Park to Kitaguchi Hongu Fuji Sengen Jinja Shrine. After their arrival at the shrine, the ceremony of the trail opening commences with a purification ritual.
|Opening Times||Jun. 30|
|Transport||Public transport: Take the bus from Mt. Fuji Sta. on Fujikyuko Line. Get off at Sengen Jinja-mae. It is then approx. one minute on foot.|
Car: It is approx. five minutes from Kawaguchiko I.C. on the Chuo Expressway.
|Car Park||Approx. 100 spaces|